The JPI HDHL launches, on February 7th 2014, a call to establish a European Nutritional Phenotype Assessment and Data Sharing Initiative (ENPADASI). Through the call procedure a networking programme will be adopted by the JPI HDHL to build up a specific Knowledge Hub (KH). The aim is to bring together research centres and their scientists from JPI Member Countries to carry out joint trans-multi-disciplinary activities aiming at the standardisation of data collection, storage and management through the development of a common methodology and a shared ICT infrastructure.
We are pleased to announce that Estonia joined the call.

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FAO and WHO are preparing the 2nd international Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) scheduled to take place from 19 to 21 November 2014. They have already organized a joint technical meeting with high level experts held on 13-15th November 2013 at the FAO Headquarters in Rome. Issues to be discussed include how to extend a broader view on nutrition, share existing knowledge and data and translate them into new policies.

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The JPI HDHL will share its experience on mapping and foresight activities in relation to its strategic areas by participating in the workshop jointly organized by FACCE and JPIs TO COWORK in Madrid on 4th February 2014

The objective of this meeting is to gather the people involved in the mapping and foresight of the different JPIs, with the aim to exchange best practices

The Greek Presidency of the Council of the EU, together with the DG for Research and Innovation of the European Commission (DG RTD), is organising a conference "Research and Innovation to foster the competitiveness of the European Agri-Food and Seafood sectors" in Athens on March 10-11 2014.